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UCQ

Effective Transitions

Give Examples

 

for example

for instance

to illustrate

to demonstrate

specifically

Sentence Pattern for Transitional Word or Phrase (T)

 

a) ____________________ ; T, ______________________ .     

   Independent clause               independent clause

 

OR

 

b)  T, __________________________ .

such as

Special case -- this word is a determiner. 

  • Do not use a comma if the information after "such as" is essential.
  • Do use a comma if the information after "such as" can be removed without changing your meaning.